Wednesday, 3rd September 2014
Top News
  • Jakarta index up , rupiah weakening

    17 hours ago
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) closed slightly higher on Tuesday rising 1.71 points or 0.03 percent to 5,179.33 points. The index of 45 most liquid stocks rose 0.05 percent to 880.53 in the first minutes of trading. ...

  • President Yudhoyono to visit Singapore

    19 hours ago
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono along with the First Lady Ani Yudhoyono is scheduled to pay a state visit to Singapore on September 2-4, 2014, the presidential spokesman reported. Yudhoyono, during his visit, will meet ...

  • Jokowi`s transition team to discuss public welfare issues with Boediono

    1st September 2014
    Chairperson of president-elect Joko "Jokowi" Widodos government transition team Rini Sumarno is scheduled to meet Vice President Boediono here on Tuesday to discuss public welfare issues. "We are scheduled to meet the vice ...

  • Yudhoyono-Fukuda expect RI-Japan`s stronger relationship

    1st September 2014
    Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and former Japanese prime minister Yasuo Fukuda met here Monday and expected the two countries relations to get stronger in the future. "President Yudhoyono expects that the ...

  • EU ready to impose new sanctions on Russia within one week

    31st August 2014
    The European Unions leaders decided early Sunday to give Russia one week to de-escalate Ukraine crisis, or they will impose tougher sanctions on Russia otherwise, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy told a news ...

  • US military conducts more airtrikes against Islamic State targets

    31st August 2014
    US fighter aircraft and unmanned drones have struck the Islamic State (IS) militants near Iraq's Mosul Dam, said the US Central Command in a statement, published on its official website. "US military forces continued to ...

  • Indonesia fails to get titles in Badminton World Cup 2014

    31st August 2014
    Indonesia failed to win a title in the Badminton World Cup 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark, which lasted August 25-31, 2014 after its only shuttler Tommy Sugiarto to reach the semi finals was halted by his Chinese rival. The ...

  • Japanese Consulate General launches story writing contest

    31st August 2014
    The Japanese Consulate General in Denpasar, Bali, is launching a "Konnichiwa Jepan Awards" 2014 or story writing contest on Japan in an effort to increase Indonesia-Japan relations. "The contest which is open to the public ...

  • President Yudhoyono sees off Independence Day Run

    31st August 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono saw off participants of 17-km Independence Day Run 2014 at the premise of the State Palace here on Sunday. The President saw off the participants of the annual Independence Day event ...

  • President Yudhoyono reaffirms subsidized oil fuel prices would not be raised

    31st August 2014
    Outgoing President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono reaffirmed that his government would not raise the prices of oil fuels (BBM). Increasing the prices of BBM now would add to the suffering of the people after the BBM price hike in ...